Hilton Smythe is delighted to introduce to the market The Belah Bridge Inn, an English country public house and restaurant. this homely family ran, country pub was established in the 1840’s.
The current owners took over 2 years ago and are selling as they wish to move on. However, are happy to offer a handover to ensure the continued success of the business.
Currently this charming public house offers a complementary blend of traditional furnishings, relaxed atmosphere with high quality cuisine. The restaurant offers an extensive menu of a la carte and traditional lunch freshly cooked dishes, using locally sourced produce and is of the highest quality. The Belah Bridge is on the coast to coast walking route, attracting a lot of walkers from March to September, as well as being on the Pennine Way attracting cyclists. The size of the premises and the beer garden make it extremely popular for birthdays, christenings and weddings.
The business is well supported by the locals drawing much repeat trade and lots of recommendations. There are a lot of bed and breakfast in the area and the owners recommend the restaurant to their guests. The current trip advisor rating is at an excellent 4.5, the business also has a website with an option to book a table on line.
Additionally, there is a 2-bedroom owner's accommodation perfect for a family run business.
Naturally, early viewing of this rare opportunity to purchase a highly profitable business in this desirable location is highly recommend.
Location Located in the charming market town of Brough Sowerby, just off of the A685 and a short drive from Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria.
The Belah Bridge Inn is popular with visitors to the nearby Lake District as well as being a favorite amongst locals.
The business is located on a local bus route with customer parking to the front.
Premises Decorated in a lovely traditional style, The Belah Bridge Inn’s setting is extremely homely and has great views from the rear garden. There is Customer parking at the front.
Detached premises comprising:-
Ground floor Lounge area with lovely traditional tables and chairs. exposed beams, attractive bar area, and feature fireplace with log fire. Bar area with wood flooring, seating to perimeter walls, bar server with 9 lines, 2 wine coolers, glass washer and optics. Coffee service area with Jura bean coffee machine. Cellar including 4 self tilters. Ladies and Gentlemen's toilets. Restaurant with quality wooden table and chairs for 40 plus covers, wooden flooring, attractive lighting and sky lights.
Commercial grade kitchen with fryer, 7 fridges in total, 2 of which are large commercial, 2 microwaves, 6 ring lpg oven, convention oven, salamander gas grill, dishwasher, vac pack machine, under counter freezer, chest freezer, 2 industrial deep pan fryers, hot cupboard with hot lamps, potato rumbler, double stainless sink, single sink, ample stainless steel shelving and work surfaces..
Large store room.
First Floor On the first floor is the owner's accommodation, including 2 double bedrooms, shower toilet and wash basin. Open plan lounge and kitchen with fitted units.